WATCH: Nike, Under Armour shut stores to combat virus

2020-03-16 14:58

Nike, Lululemon Athletica and Under Armour on Sunday said they would close stores in the United States and other markets, joining a growing list of major retailers moving to help limit the spread of the coronavirus.

World Athletics bans prototype shoes after Nike controversy

2020-01-31 17:21

World Athletics have announced a ban on using prototype shoes in competition after a recent spate of world records set by athletes wearing the Nike Vaporfly trainers.

Nike to probe former phenom Cain's claim of Salazar abuses

2019-11-09 10:50

Nike is investigating claims by Mary Cain that she suffered physical and mental abuse as a member of the Nike Oregon Project headed by disgraced coach Alberto Salazar.

WATCH: Nike steps into the subscription service business

2019-08-15 12:38

Parents can subscribe for kids ages 2 to 10 and receive Nike shoes delivered to their door. The boxed service boasts over 100 different styles of kicks ranging from performance to street wear options.

Nike pulls US sneaker featuring slavery-era flag

2019-07-03 10:10

Nike has withdrawn a shoe displaying an early version of the American flag after warnings the design was associated with slavery.

Nike to end financial penalties for pregnant athletes

2019-05-26 08:32

US sporting goods giant Nike, under fire for financially penalising sponsored athletes who become pregnant, is changing its maternity policy.

Caster features in powerful all-female new Nike ad

2019-02-25 11:50

South Africa's Caster Semenya features in an empowering all-female new Nike ad, narrated by Serena Williams, which debuted during Sunday night's Oscars.

Nike, LVMH back up China's piracy efforts in contrast to Trump

2018-11-08 12:45

Nike and LVMH, who have struggled against knockoffs of their famous products, are sticking up for China when it comes to fighting piracy.

Nike touts edgy ads but shares fall on mixed earnings

2018-09-26 08:50

Nike's CEO said a controversial ad campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick was connecting with consumers worldwide but shares fell after slowing growth in China.

Tiger praises 'impressive' Serena, backs 'special' Kaepernick ad

2018-09-07 22:04

Tiger Woods praised fellow comeback star Serena Williams for her US Open finals run on Friday while also lauding Colin Kaepernick.


WATCH: Nike launches new Alphafly to outrun 'tech doping'

2020-02-07 20:30

Nike has launched a new running shoe that complies with limits set by World Athletics after the governing body imposed a landmark ban on a version of the sportswear giant’s Vaporfly shoes that was used to run the first sub-two hour marathon.

Anticipation of Nike 'miracle shoe' ban lifts commercial rivals

2020-01-16 21:23

The suspicion that Nike's Vaporfly shoes could be banned over fears they give runners an unfair edge has boosted the performance of some of the sportswear giants' rivals.

WATCH: Nike beats quarterly forecasts despite trade war

2019-09-26 08:36

Shares of Nike hit an all-time high after the world's largest athletic gear maker topped quarterly sales and profit forecasts.

Felix inks new sponsor deal after Nike rift

2019-08-01 06:59

Six-time Olympic gold medalist Allyson Felix has inked a sponsorship deal with US leisure-wear brand Athleta following her split with Nike.

Nike’s expanding its day care benefit and employees are furious

2019-06-08 20:00

Started in 1990, the program now accommodates over 500 families, with more than 500 on the waitlist.

Tiger, Tiger burning bright and the brands that stuck by him

2019-04-15 21:52

Tiger Woods’s improbable Masters victory will reward the few companies that stuck with him through his struggles, and the ones that joined him when he was near the low point of his career.

WATCH: Nike shares slip after sneaker fail

2019-02-22 08:27

Nike shares fell one day after a sneaker worn by emerging basketball star Zion Williamson split in half 33 seconds into a hotly anticipated game.

Nike 'deeply concerned' by Ronaldo rape allegations

2018-10-06 08:00

US sporting goods giant Nike said the company was "deeply concerned" by rape allegations surrounding star client Cristiano Ronaldo.

Nike shares at record high after Kaepernick ads

2018-09-14 22:21

Nike shares reached an all-time high this week as data pointed to an uptick in online sales following their ad campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick.

WATCH: Nike unveils full 'Just Do It' advert with Colin Kaepernick

2018-09-07 08:32

Nike have unveiled the full edition of their 'Just Do It' 30th anniversary advert featuring the controversial Colin Kaepernick.

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